Post Tagged with: "gender"

Odd girl out: The hidden culture of aggression in girls. Simmons, R.

Annotations February 2, 2010 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

Simmons, R. (2002).  Odd girl out: The hidden culture of aggression in girls.  San Diego, CA: Harcourt. An Annotation This is a fascinating look at […]

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The wonder of boys. Gurian, M.

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Gurian, M. (1996).  The wonder of boys: What parents, mentors and educators can do to shape boys into exceptional men.  New York. NY: Penguin Books. […]

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The wonder of girls. Gurian, M.

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Gurian, M. (2002).  The wonder of girls: Understanding the hidden nature of our daughters.  New York. NY: Atria Books. An Annotation Gurian is a family […]

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Girl power in a digital world. Williams, B.

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Williams, B. (2006) Girl power in a digital world: Considering the complexity of gender, literacy, and technology.  Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 50 (4) […]

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Getting boys to read: it’s the context! Wilhelm, J.

Annotations February 2, 2010 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

Wilhelm, J. (2002).  Getting boys to read: it’s the context! It’s not the text type so much as the situation that determines why and how […]

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With boys and girls in mind. Gurian, M., Stevens, K.

Annotations February 2, 2010 at 10:37 pm 2 comments

Gurian, M., Stevens, K. (2004). With boys and girls in mind. Educational Leadership, 62 (3), 21-26. An Annotation A good article outlining the difference between […]

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Listen up!  Boys and girls hear, read, learn differently

Listen up! Boys and girls hear, read, learn differently

Action Research, Featured Articles, The Shift January 20, 2010 at 9:19 pm 10 comments

New research is proving that gender differences are real. Boys and girls are different. From the way their brains are organized to the types of cells in their eyes, groundbreaking studies are showing us just how different the genders really are. In this article, Chris Wondra explains how boys and girls hear differently, and what this means for the way our children and students learn to speak and read.

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Gender Differentiation:  Should we really be treating boys and girls differently?

Gender Differentiation: Should we really be treating boys and girls differently?

Action Research January 9, 2010 at 4:05 pm 1 comment

While this is actually the 3rd post at We Teach We Learn, discussing gender differentiation in the classroom, this our first experiment using a new […]

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Brain Sex: The real difference between men & women. Moir, A., Jessel, D.

Annotations December 13, 2009 at 12:35 am 2 comments

An Annotation Moir, A., Jessel, D.  (1991) Brain Sex: The real difference between men & women. New York, NY: Carol Publishing Company This book is […]

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Sax, L. Why Gender Matters

Annotations December 13, 2009 at 12:33 am 1 comment

An annotation Sax, L. (2005)  Why gender matters: What parents and teachers need to know about the emerging science of sex differences.  New York, NY: […]

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